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[DSA1235] DSA-1235-1 ruby1.8 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
A denial of service vulnerability has been discovered in the CGI library
included with Ruby, the interpreted scripting language for quick and easy
For the stable distribution (sarge), this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your ruby1.8 package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1235
Threat Level: High
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